Trees can greatly enhance the appeal and value of any property as long as they are properly cared for and kept in good condition. Because trees typically grow very well with little maintenance, many homeowners make the mistake of completely neglecting their trees, especially during their most vulnerable early years. Lack of proper care can cause trees to weaken, become less vibrant, and become more susceptible to diseases and pests. One of the easiest and most effective ways to give trees the care that they need is to properly mulch them. Properly mulching your trees will provide the following benefits: